Did you know that according to a 2009 Gallup Poll 76% of American households own pets? And according to one question on “Who Wants To Be a Millionaire,” 64% of pet owners consider themselves to be “Mom” or “Dad” to their pets.
If you are one of those pet people, planning your vacation can be very stressful. If your pets can’t go with you, what do you do? Enter the Professional Petsitter. Petsitting is an alternative to boarding your dog or cat when you are on vacation. Rather than you taking your pet to them, they come to your pet. Some petsitters will also come to your home to walk your dog or give them potty breaks if you work long hours. They can make life for the loving pet owner so much easier and stress-free.
So how do you go about finding a professional petsitter and how do you decide who is right for you? (more…)